Asus all-in-one PC: Touch screen, preorder, England only

Asus Eee all-in-one touch-screen PC is available for preorder in England.

Touch me: Asus Eee all-in-one PC features 15.6-inch touch-screen display.

Touch screens are coming to Eee PC Netbooks next year, but you only need to wait until next month if you require a touch screen on an Asus all-in-one PC--and live in England. British retailer is taking preorders for the Eee All-in-One Touch-Screen PC. It's priced at £399.99 ($681) with a ship date of November 20. The system features a 15.6-inch display and features specs similar to those found on Eee PC Netbooks, including a 1.6GHz Intel Atom CPU, 1GB of RAM, a 160GB hard drive, a Webcam, and Windows XP. It features a single (and not multi) touch-screen display and also ships with a wired keyboard and mouse. It has integrated stereo speakers but appears to take a pass on an optical drive. 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and Gigabit Ethernet are your networking options.

Considering you can get similar specs, minus the touch screen and 5 or 6 inches of display space, for hundreds less on the Eee PC 901, it's hard to see this Eee PC all-in-one meet with the same success as its Netbook brethren. More likely, it'll be a touch-screen version of the underwhelming Eee Box desktop. Nonetheless, we'll keep an eye out for its arrival on our shores.

(Via: Gizmodo)

Featured Video

Tim Cook's blurry iPhone picture takes world by storm

What is the iPhone 6's "Error 53"? The new Apple tvOS brings new features and Tim Cook takes bad pictures.

by Brian Tong